One more Chinese manufacturer is entering India, this time a company called Elephone whose HQ is based in Shenzen is trying their luck in sub-continent. P8000 would be their first offering followed by P4000. The company has great presence in Mainland- China and most part of Europe.


The smartphone P8000 is backed by 5.5-inch 1080p screen. The functionality is delivered by Mediatek’s MT6753 chipset and 3 GB of RAM. P8000 comes with 16GB of internal storage, less impressive? a microSD slot would fill the gap supporting upto 128GB of storage.

A 13MP main camera, and a 5MP selfie shooter takes care of imaging hardware, and a fingerprint sensor on the back is an added advantage. The device runs on company brewed ELE-UI based on Android 5.1 Lollipop. The main USP is the company is working on to port popular Custom ROM’s to the phone, a welcome move. The phone has a textured back and will come in Black, Golden, and White colors.

An Ample 4,165 mAh battery is equipped for more than a better usage of phone on single charge which promises to offer 21 Hours of Talktime, to note the phone even supports fast-charge. Connectivity features  include Rel. 9, Cat. 4 FDD and TDD LTE. The chipset also advertises support for 3GPP Rel. 8, DC-HSPA+, TD-SCDMA and EDGE for legacy 2G and 3G networks.

So, the phone will go on sale starting from 9th August on,, and The company is offering door pick-up and drop service as well. The speculated price is somewhere between Rs. 11,000/- to 12,000/-.